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The Diamond Drill. THOS. CONLIN, Editor. CUYSTAL FALLS, , MICHIGAN. 7 r i every An Idyl of the Okobogee. THERE' were '.three'1 decks to the Lulu Jones and as swelling1 a bow as ever a vessel owned. A good part of the crew's duty was to push this bow oft impertinent peninsulas and to protect it against drifting logs. Tor the Okobogee writhes in and out among the swamp lands, and the heavy masses of Spanish moss clinging to cypress and live oak obstruct the view, so that it is quite impossible for vcn the most watchful of wheelmen to tell what he may run into next. This lends an enchantment to the taunted river which even those who know it best never cease to feel. No one ever knew it better than Capt. Bicker Jones and his faithful crew. The captain was white nnd tri umphantly conscious of the fact; his crew was black and was not fcorry; and though a great gulf was supposed to yawn between the captain and his men, as a matter of fact they were bound together heart and soul, and, If occasion had required, would have died for a common cause. Hut-no such oc casion arose, and there is no intention of dwelling unduly on the subject of death. For while there is no denying that the swamps were somber, and that the pale hangings of moss sug gested some castle of old, yet with a captain that swore so merrily and a crew that sang so eternally as the cap tain nnd the crew of the Lulu Jones, even Lethe would have Bccmcd jovial. The 6ongs of the crew were original (as, Indeed, was the captain's profan ity), and they were the swamp's pro test against its own brooding silence and solemnity. They were born of the place nnd came from the unreflective hearts of these half barbaric men. So If into the wild chanting there crept now and then a minor note heavy with heartbreak it was no marvel. And if, as the boat crept cautiously down the black river, picking its way by the glow from the blazing pine knot on its upper deck, the voices of the men rose to a wail, was it strange? Were they not right to endeavor to propiti ate the night, that formidable thing? Ethan Hartlctt had such thoughts as these as he sat on the deck and lis tened to the curious folk songs and i JANET L0N3 SAT HKSIDE JIIM, AS USUAL. let the weird architecture of the swamp drift pass him for he could not disassociate those broken columns and fallen arches, those shafts and buttresses made by the trees and the moss, from the idea of a ruined city of men long dead. Janet Long sat be side him, ns usual. He and Janet Long hnd always been sitting Mile hy side, It seemed to him. They had done no at school and In church ns children. They had done so at college. It was Intended that they should do so through life. His. mother and hers were together even then, playing a slow game of eueher In the cabin be low, safe from malaria and damp. Mrs. Long had been out of health, ami a Florida journey hnd been ndvtacd. Mrs. Ilartlctt had decided to accom pany her. Janet went as a matter of course, and Kthan was finally jer suaded into going, too. "It seems like an ancient vision, does it not? Like something one has seen ten thousand years ago and re turned to, sadly?" nsked Ethan. "Hark!" warned Janet. "The men are singing again. It is a lament this time." They listened to a plaintive melo dy, rising with fitful modulations, and expressing the grief of a lover for his lost love. "The black men are the only Im provisator! our country can boast," Ethan remarked. The girl wrapped her long mantle closo about her and sat listening. Suddenly she arose. "It was much too weird, Ethan. I confess I find the whole place uncan ny and depressing. I shall be glad when we get back to civilization. I'm afraid I was not made for a wanderer. Good night." He arose and walked with her to the cabin door. "Good; night," said he. "I must stay among the ruins a little longer. Perhaps. I shall remember what it that I did and said when I dwelt among them ten thouand years ago." As he returned to the deck he saw a little form near the flaming pine knot. He knew It well. "Mim Jones," said he, nrtdresning this small person. "Do you never tire of the river?" "C.ood evenln', sah. No, thnnk yo I can't ay I do. It's like ma back doah to me, you moy say, snh, I've lived on thh rhuh all my life, yo knsiv." "Yes, so your father, the enptaln, irvss tcllJug me. You were born here, and you have traveled It almost levery day of your lire." J "Ah sometimes tell fathah I iknovf every ole blacksnake on th )vhol si i turn. As foh th' butzahds, they ah ma chickens, yo may say." I She laughed musically and tossed thf hood of her long gray cloak back fom a little, dark face. "Ah play gaoies all by myself when Ah stand oat hcah nights, sah. I play that I used to live in the ruined castles ycahs and yeahs ago, an' that I understood enchant ment, and could be anything- or any body that I pleased. They look like ruined castles, don't yo think, sah?' She pointed to the roj'stlc structures fashioned by trees and moss. "Indeed, I was playing the same sort of a game myself only a few minutes ago," cried Ethan. "How strange that we should have been thinking the same thoughts." "Yes, sah." Her voice was like sad music; her manner compacted of gen tle boldness and a sort of proud dim dence. Ethan found her enchanting, and he remained with her till the songs of the crew ceased. "Th' boys ah all goln to sleep, Ah think, sah. Ah qui' be say in good night." "Good night, Miss Jones. To-morrow I fear our journey ends. I would willingly go up and down this stream Indefinitely, but the ladles fomplaln of monotony. This making house boat of the Lulu Jones and Vollowing her up and down her route is not to their liking." "Ah'm sorry, Mistnh Hahtlett." "You cannot possibly be ns sorry as I, Miss Jones." He spoke with ear nestness. "Oh, Ah don't know, Mistnh Baht lett. Perhaps Ah can." She flung a look nt him which bewildered him, and then fled down the ladder. And the next day he shook her dark little hand in farewell and started for tho north. Once back in lloston, he expected to forget her. His profes sion, wns beginning to make demands upon him; his social obligations were many; and it was time that he was beginning to think of his duty to Miss Long. Hut this duty was now ob scured. It seemed as if duty, or some thing much more alluring, continual ly drew him to the moss-draped swamps by the Okobogee; nor could he enjoy the electric lights of his his toric city for dreaming of the glow of a pine knot on a dark river. So one day, to his own astonishment, he quitted the city, though he had some business nnd many engagements of pleasure, and made fast and furi ously for the lazy stream, where the blncksnakes lolled undisturbed, the lazy turtles watched the river with ancient-seeming eyes nnd the buzzards wheeled and wheeled, ever exjiectant. lie had to wait three days before the Lulu Jones tied up nt the wharf, but when once Its nose was made fast he was soon on board. He sought out the captain and went straight to the point. "Capt. Jones, I love jour daughter. I tried to think I didn't, but I do. I went north expecting to forget her, but I can do absolutely nothing else but remember. Do you think she would marry me, nnd, If she would, should I have your consent?" The old captain looked him over with an appraising eye. "Ah don't know about her loving yo, sah, but Ah do know for cehtain no one gets Lulu that doesn't take the boat." "I don't know what you mean, sir." "Ah mean AVve got nothin' but th' gahl an' th' boat, and they go to gethah. Lulu undehstands It. We've talked It ovah. Whoevnh takes Lulu has got to leahn to run this heah boat, sah, up an' down the Okobogee. That's a fuct." "Hut you arc running it yourself, Capt. Jones." "So I be now. Hut I won't fo' long. Ma days ah almos' done, Ah reckon. Ah feel maself gettin' stiff an' un handy. An' Ah want to see th' boat an' th' gahl in safe hands." "Hut 1 have my profession, captain, and my home nnd friends. You couldn't expect me to give them nil up and come down here to run n a steamboat up and down the river, cap tain!" He looked nbout with ill-concenled amusement nt the old craft. "No. No, sah. Ah don't expec' any. thin' of th' kin'. Oh, no! Ah was jus snyin' what Ah'd expect of whoevnh got Lulu." And ho walked softly away, leaving Ethan staring at a fat turtle on a slimy log. So the next train took Ethan north again, nnd once more he essayed work nnd pleasure, and proper conversations with Janet, and all tle familiar round. And then, actually against his will, he was back again amid the warm nnd lazy airs of the Okobogee. "You see, Capt. Jones, I nm back. It's no use. I'll be a miserable man up there in Hoston. I've come down to sec if I enn learn navigation on the Okobogee!" He couldn't help roaring with laughter nt the absurdity of the Idea. The captain laughed, too. "Lulu's sewin' up fo'wnhd, tnh, un dah th' awnin'. Yen, It's gettin' pow'ful wahm. She's makln' a white flxcn fo chueh. Hettnh go see heli. She's been kin' o' down lately white an dull. Hut I reckon she'll chirp up now." "Do you think so, captain?" "Darned if Ah don't, Mistnh Haht lett. YV go fin' out!" Chicago Trib une. Ultra, llaiarrfons. Life Insurance Agent (tilling out ap plication) Your general health is good, Is it not? Applicant Never had a sick day lr my life. "Urn! You da not contemplate enter ing uion any hazardous undertaking, I supjove?" "Well, yes. I am afraid I do. I fun going to j-et married next Wednesday." London Answer. PUNGENT PARAGRAPHS. I am told that they bought their family crest." "Oh, nobody hero eier leasts a crest! That is, nobody who U anyb-vlyj" Puck. Judge "Was the stolen jewelry gold or silver? Well, why don't you an swer?" .Prisoner "Don't you know, judge, what silence is?" Fliegeude Hlaetter. Sam "I spose dera dog shows is good enough, but dey cud be made a heap more interestin'." Pete "How?" Sam "Whv, cudn't dey have dog fights?" Puck. Teacher (to class) "What is an octo pus?" Small lloy (who had just com menced to take Latin, eagerly) "Please, sir, I know, sir; it's an eight sided cat.' Life. Museum Manager "I will have to discipline that Professional Faster." Assistant "What's wrong now?" Man ager "He takes too much time off for lunch." Haltimore American. "I wish now," shrieked the nnry young wife, "I wish now, Frederick Harrison, you had married Edith Mac mahon Instead of me! That's what I wish!" "I would have married her5," yelled the infuriated husband, ."only she wouldn't have me, and you would." Cincinnati Enquirer. "Think! Think! Oh, if you could only think!" The proud girl in the large checked skirt turned a calcium glare of scorn on the chrysanthemum decked youth. Then she continued: "Hut every time you try to think you foozle!" And yet they say the f,olf dialect serves no purpose. Haltimore American. "It very seldom happens," Eald Ham let Horatio Jones, "that we are per mitted to adopt the career for which we are ambitious in youth. I always wanted to be a comedian and make people laugh." "Dear me," said the sympathetic young girl, "you ought not to be disappointed. I'm sure you make people laugh very often as it is." Stray Stories. DIPLOMATIC STATIONERY. An I'nninnl Storr of Hret llnrte's Sbotve How It la Misused Abroad. The use of the oflicial envelopes of the United States by both French and German spies is an old dodge nnd a great many are stolen from the smaller con sulates in Germany, where the folk in charge are rather careless about their stationery. Some inkling of this leaked out years ago, and the tiling was talked about In diplomatic and newspaper circles as a good joke. Diet llarte was then In the consular service in England nnd naturally he heard the yarn. It struck him as good literary material, and he wrote a short story based upon it which was published in one of the London Christmas annuals I think the Graphic but I am not quite sure, in either '94 or '93. This story, writes a newspaper man, wns quite different from Mr. Harte's usual vein, and was very clever and amusing. It purported to be the narrative of the American consul nt a fortified city in interior Germany, and opened with the appearance nt the local garrison of a very raw recruit, who speedily became the butt of his comrades. This poor fellow, who was the soul of good-natured idiocy, used to come to the consulate to write letters 1o his "broth er in America," nnd was allowed to help himself to the oftice stationery. Later on he disappeared, nnd was supposed to have been drow ned in the river when bathing. Two years afterward the consul was in Paris, nnd while seated in front of a boulevard cafe was accosted by a smart young French captain in full uniform. The face of the soldier wns strangely familiar, nnd suddenly a light broke In upon the consul. The smart captain was none other than the stupid recruit who had a dear brother in far-away America. He was a French spy and a match less mimic, and the consul forgot his chagrin over the misused stationery in his admiration for the man's pluck nnd aud :; city. The reader is given plainly to under stand that the letters written nt the consulate never went to America, but were addressed to a secret agent in Paris and passed safely through the mails, guarded by the olliclnl Insignia of Uncle Sam. That tale was printed four or five years ago nnd is a tolerobly striking confirmation of what I hftfe said in ref erence to the use of oui envelopes by spies on both sides. Sun Francisco Chronicle. A I-onit-Xcckrrt Itnce. Among the pictures by American artists now being exhibited at the Art institute is the portrait of a young wom an, the length of whose neck might cause the swan to retire In confusion. A well-known artist and critic pausing before this picture remarked that no where but in America dc we find such extended necks. Is this true, nnd, if true, what does it signify? The short neck has always been accepted osnn In dication of apopleetieal tendencies, but the long neck has a deeper significance. It symbolizes the continued upward reaching of the American people. As an Indication of aspiration some Ameri cans may be proud of their long necks. Chicago Tribune. IIimt In (iet (.fiilnl ling. A vagrant dog, particularly n cur with seen or eight different strains of common dog in him, is the best kind of a dog to own. He Is always smiling and wnggug bin tail at you, and hi appre ciation of little faors is only equaled by his appetite. A fancy dog witls a blue ribbon around his neck in always looking for nn opportunity to snap nt children. It we kept a dog, we would keep a yellow one, purchased as a pup from a negro boy. Atchison Globe. THE BUSTLING WOMAN. be la liven Worse Than That Other Intolerable Kulaance, the Hustling- Man. If the busiest men and women were the greatest bustlers, plenary absolu tion might be granted them, but ns a matter of fact bustlers are not the peo ple who get through an enormous amount of work, and live at a high pres sure; when bustlers are busy it is gen erally cither about other people's busi ness, or else about self Imposed, highly unnecessary work. The bustling man is bad enough. We all know him, but we know also the limitations of his bustle; he begins early in the morning; his shaving water and his boots cause as much fuss and coin motion-ns If he were going to India or Australia, in stead of to the city, or, If he lives in the country, to a meet In the next par ish. Everyone knows there will be no peace in the house until he is out of it, and everyone resigns himself to his fate, and breathes n sigh of relief when the door closes on the bustler, and In wardly hopes that he won't return be fore evening, when the moment he sets foot in the house another domestic tor nado arises and lasts until he has dined well, nnd Is enjoying his pipe, which, glory to the tobacco, generally has a calming effect. Hut the bustling woman! No sopor ific influences can be brought to bear on her; she does not smoke, she has not time, we almost wish she did, for she is 10,000 times worse than the bust ling man. Her bustle is boundless; It is perpetual; it is the only thing about her that has no limitations; there l no escape from It; it begins at six o'clock in the morning, summer nnd winter, at which hour she commences operations by ringing up the servants and disturb ing everybody else, nnd it goes on the livelong day until sleep closes her weary eyelids at night. Household Word. TWO NEW SLEEVES. Small Coat Dmlun la Still Fashion able and There Are lMnii JieiT Trim in I it tf s. Something decidedly new is shown in the sleeves that will be worn this winter. Lace, velvet, ribbon and pas sementerie nrc appliqued upon them with lavish hand, and an epaulette can easily cost $50 with its tiny rows of jeweled beading. A notable example of this statement Is shown in the sleeve of brocaded e ELKKVES FOR WINTElt UOWNS. silk. It is trimmed from wrist to shoulder with small bands of ribbon velvet and capped with an epaulette of plain silk trimmed with narrow Strips of jeweled beading nnd edged with plaited lisse. It is needless to say that the jeweled beading can be duplicated with an inexpensive passe menterie. The second sleeve is trimmed with folds of the waist material and fin ished at the shoulder with a lace de sign appliqued upon it. American Women In Ilnalness, The following statistics relating to American women have recently been published: In 1S70 American actresses numbered 092; they ore now 3,883. Women architects have grown from 1 to 50; painters nnd sculptors from 412 to 10,000; literary nnd scientific writ ers from 109 to 3,101; pastors from 07 to 1,522; dentists from 31 to 417; engi neers from 07 to 201; journalists from 35 to 900; lawyers from 5 to 471; mu sicians from 5,703 to 47,309; doctors and surgeons from 527 to 0,182; ac countants from zero to 43,071 ; and sten ographers nnd typewriters from 7 to 0,033. A Iteturn t Tnlse Hair. An era of false hair seems to be uj on us, if one is to judge by the present displays in the leading hairdressers' windows. Such nn array of fringes and pompadour pads and puffs and long curls aid wavy switches and what not W4 have not had since the days of thai terrible fact, the water full. Young girls affect the Newport coil and f'.rgle long curl, nnd right becoming It in. The pompadour with light curling fringe is doomed and the digrified part Is to be revived. With It the low coll and the fancy net of chenille, a la Trelawney, as It Is named. When Doctors Dlanitree. Mother No, Johnnie, j on mustn't have any more mince pie. It Isn't good for you. Johnnie Huh! Grandma always gives me all I want, and I guess she knows more'n you do about what's good fw uie. N. V. Journal. RAMPART WHIRLPOOL. Thol la the Stirring? Name of a Klon dike Newspaper Kdlted bjr A Woman. Mrs. Clara E. Wright, formerly of San Francisco, Is the only woman ed itor and publisher in the Klondike re gion. Her paper, the Knmpart City Whirlpool, was established last Jan uary as a. monthly publication of II pages. It has already doubled in size, and has a bigger circulation at on dollar per copy than the entire popu lation of the town, so many papers are sent home by the miners. Mrs. Wright doesn't get her fingers black mussing 'round with Inky tj'pe; no, Indeed! She builds her paper with two very feminine tools, the type writer and the sewing machine, with the sole help of her ten-year-old daughter Doris. For some years Mrs. Wright, who Is a widow, had supported her little girl and herself by stenographic work In San Francisco. With her sewing ma chine she made at home all the gar ments of both. Hut she could earn no more than a bare living. Typewriters wages are low, and there was the little gM imfc 16 MY , 6Wr DAY MAKING COPY IN THIS KLONDIKE. growing up to need some day nn edu cation, and mother love would gladly put upon her beautiful clothing, would lavish toil to save little Doris sueh a life of hardships as her mother's. So in June last year, without her daughter, Mrs. Wright went to Daw son, and thence pushed on to Rampart City. At first she was a gold seeker like the rest, but met little success. It was in January, when mining was stopped by the cold, that she conceived the Idea of issuing a paper. There was no white paper in town, so the first numbers of the Whirlpool were typewritten on reddish brown wrap ping paper nnd stitched together on the sewing machine. Now fill those early difficulties are passed. The pa er is printed on durable manila, nnd little Doris is there to help work off the Increased edition. Mrs. Wright intends to stick by Rampart City until she has made her pile. Of course she has some mining Interests which may pan out well. The Whirlpool is brightly written. Here arc some local items: We are the only Kilt prhhlc s on the bt neh. CIov. McOraw, of Stattle, has rtcTt a week In town rioinjr the Highland lllnpr In Pr. Jones' dental parlor, and Incidentally having nugget buttons Inserted In lieu of teeth. We were going tospenk reipertfully of the Yukon mall nervlre. hut we enn't. The market of Itumpart H well supplied with dogs, the prices being $53 to Jlw, ac cording to merit. To Clean Cotton Fabric. French sateens may be cleaned by putting them in a hither of lukewarm soapsuds, in which dissolve n cupful of salt. Put salt also in the rinsing water. Dip the article in thin starch and roll up in a clean sheet, and in two hourri Iron on the wrong side. For washing blue or mauve gingham add a table spoonful of washing soda to n gallon of cold rinsing water; this will bring out all the colors, while a teacupful of vin egar to a gallon of water will improve pink or green prints. For black or navy blue wash in hot water containing a cupful of salt, rinse in very blue water and dry in the shade; then dip in very blue thin starch, nnd when nearly dry Iron on the wrong side w Ith a moderate ly'warm iron. Proteetlon for llnlilea. It is not generally known that ii France it is forbidden under severe penalties for anyone to give infants under one year old any form of solid food unless such be ordered by a writ ten prescription signed hy a legally qualified medical man. Nurses are also forbidden to use in rearing of infants confided to their care at any time or under any pretext whatever any nurs ing bottle provided with rubber tube. Several other and equally stringent laws have recently been enacted by the French government, which, de smlring of obtaining nny Increase In t lie birth rate in their land, are now turning their attention to the sating of the few children that are lorn. Knteil llrr 1 1 u aim ml' 1) Is n 1 1 -. The following story illustrates a woman's quick tact In nn emergency. It is about a college president, who is a creat amateur gardener nnd wears a clans eve. One day this cclleire tirrnl- dent it being summer and he on hir vacation rushed In from the garden nl.' solicit and spattered and without hit glass eye. Ills wife wus stated with a caller of Importance. She perceived thp special unfitness of her husband': enn. ditlon nnd frigidly said to him: "John, go at once to the library and tell your master Mr. IMank wishes to sec him." The collctre President wos r-lso n mnn of great presence of mind, lie bowed, disappeared nnd soon reappeared, clothed, ejed nnd in his proper guise. How to Clennae Matting. Clean with fo 1 1 nnd water, but no soap. Hub the way of the straw, not ncrosi.it, nnd wipe dry. The salt pre vents the matting from turninir vel low. flow to Areld Colds Darin Winter. "This Idea that many people hare, that winter is an unhealthful season, is all wrong. Winter is just as health ful as summer, if people will take caro of themselves. If you want to go through the winter witliout a cold, ob serve thejse few simple rules: 'Don't overheat your house, and don't stop all ventilation. Sleep in a cool room, but keep warmly covered. Always take off your outdoor wraps when you come in the lvouse, and al ways put them on when you go out. And, lastly, just ns long ns there is snowon the ground, don't go out with out your rubbers. This last rule is the most important of nil, for two colds out of three come from wet feet." . The Independent. SAMPLES MAILED FM2E. One Hundred Thousand Trial Pnck BXri of Catarrh Cure Sent Tree to Applicants. Dr. Hlosser's Catarrh Cure is a pleasant and harmless vegetable compound, which bein? inhaled by amoking, is applied di rectly to the diseased parts, and hcin ab sorbed, also purifies the blood. It wi.l cure ninety-five of every hundred casts of Catarrh, Bronchitis, Asthma, etc. A sample will be mailed free, and fur ther treatment, if you desire it, will cost enly f 1.00 for a box sufficient for one month's treatment. Write at once to Dr. J. W, UloBscr &. Son, 113 Hroad Ft., Atlanta, Ga. Took II I m nt Ills Word. Customer You sell cracked eggs at half price, do you not! Clerk Yes'm; we always make 50 per cent, reduction on cracked goods. Anything else to-day? "Yes, you may srive me a dollar's worth of cracked wheat. Here's 60 cents," Colum bus (O.) State Journal. Winter In the South. The season approaches when one's thoughts turn toward a place where the in conveniences of a Northern winter may be fHonped. No section of this country oilers fuch ideal fpots ns the (lulf Coast on. the ine of the Louisville &. Nashville llailroad between Mobile and New Orleans. It pos sesses a mild climate, pure air, even temper ature and facilities lor hunting and fishing enjoyed by no other nection. Accommoda tions for visitor are lirft-class. and can he neeurcd at moderate prices. The L. & N. It. K. is the only line by which it can he reached in through ears from Northern eitien. Through ear schedules to all points in Florida by this line are also perfect. Write for folders, etc., to J. K. Kidgely, N. W. P. A., Chicago. 111. Winter ISxcnrslons. The Southern Facifie Company and its connections operate the best first and sec ond claw service to California, Arizona. Tex an and Mexico. Through l'ulhnan Palace Sleepers and Tourist Weepers from all prin cipal eastern points. Personally Conducted Tourist Mxcurwonn from Cincinnati, lxui. ville, St. Ixiuls, Chicago, St. Paul, Minneap olis, Dctt Moines, Omaha, Kansas City, etc. For particulars and descriptive literature write XV. O. Neimycr, Gen'l Western Agent. 238 Clark St., Chicago, V. H. Connor, (Jom'I Agent. Chamber Commerce Uldg., Cincin nati, Ohio, or W. J. Herg, Trav. Pass. Agt., 2J0 Kliicott Si., UufTalo, N. Y. Solid Trains to Northern Michigan. The Chicago, Milwaukee &. St. Paul Hail way is now running solid trains of palace sleeping ears, dining cars (serving meals s la carte) and first-class day coaches, through from Chicago to Calumet, Hough ton, Hancock and other points in the Cop per Country Mithout change of ears, with, direct connection for Marquette, Negaunee, Uhpeming, etc., nnd passengers from tho Fast, South and Southwest will find this a most desirable route. All coupon ticket agents ell ticket via the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Kail way. . , . To Cure n Cold In One Day Take laxative Hromo Quinine Tablets. All druggists refund money il it fails tocure. 25c. flmtitude, like everything else, i ob noxious when it is overdone. Atchison tlk)be. My Mother Had Consumption 'My mother was troubled with consumption for many years. At last slie was clven up to die. A neighbor told bcr not to give up but try Ayer's Cherry Pectors!. Ske did so tnd was speedily cured, tnd is now in the enjoyment of good health." D. P. Jolly. Feb. 3, 1899. Avoca, N. Y. Cures Hard Coughs No matter bow bard your cough is or bow long you have bad it, Ayer's Cberry Pectoral is tbe best tbing you could possibly take. But it's too risky to watt until you bave consumption, for sometimes it's impossible to cure this disease. If jroo re cougbing today, dont wait until tomorrow, but get t bottle of Cberry Pec toral it once tnd be relieved. It strengthens weak lungs. Tr" slfj ?v.,fnfnch for an orrtlnnrj eolfli wx., Juit rlrht for ftathniA, troortiKU, hinriii., wlxMiplnir-conff n, lni cold. !.0, moit eon(.:n!cl lor chioulo cas it to k.-f ou hkuJ.